MANATEE — A woman was robbed as she was getting out of her car early this morning, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 3:50 a.m., two suspects drove up to the woman's lawn in the 400 block of 61st Avenue East, jumped out of their car, held the woman at gunpoint and demanded money, according to a news release.
The woman handed over her purse, which contained about $75 in items, and the suspects fled towards 14th Avenue West in a gray or silver car. The make and model were not known, according to the sheriff's office.
The victim was not injured.